About Kat

Kat is a married mom of three kids aged 13, 4, and 2 that lives close to Birmingham, AL. She loves cats, books, cooking, hockey (especially the Chicago Blackhawks & Pittsburgh Penguins), and watching movies. She is an admitted nerd, comic book lover, action figure & barbie doll collector, blackjack dealer, beginner croupier, and all around queen of the dorks. You can reach her at everydimecounts@gmail.com to talk about product reviews, press trips, sponsorships, or brand messaging.

Remembering the Magic of Aladdin with Aladdin Diamond Edition


Like most kids I have been in love with Disney movies my whole life. Aladdin has always been above the rest though. I loved the Genie and I loved Iago. I like the underdog kind of movies. Aladdin was a street kid who had nothing. You don't know his story, he is just a kid on the streets trying to make it. And like some scraps are oft to do, he does it by being cunning and charismatic. Why be a brute when you can trick someone into giving you your way? Why haggle when you can steal? But he didn't steal too much. Just enough to survive and I can … [Read more...]

Exclusive Interview With Tomorrowland Director Brad Bird

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During our round table discussions for the #TomorrowlandBlogger event that I have talked about this week we got to interview some pretty cool people. We interviewed Thomas Robinson and Raffey Cassidy about their roles in Tomorrowland. We also interviewed Charita Carter and Mike Goslin, two amazing minds behind Disney. Our table was able to interview Brad Bird first. He is the director of Tomorrowland and many other great films. His films include: The Iron Giant, The Incredibles, Ratatouille, Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol, Jurassic World, and … [Read more...]

Win Disney’s Inside Out Blu-ray and Read-Along Book/CD


If you haven't seen INSIDE OUT yet you will want to make sure you grab your copy today! Also included in the blu-ray will be a short titled: Riley's First Date! Also with a clip included in this post. I am including a trailer just in the event you haven't seen it yet as well as a small synopsis about the movie. About INSIDE OUT: Growing up can be a bumpy road, and it’s no exception for Riley, who is uprooted from her Midwest life when her father starts a new job in San Francisco. Like all of us, Riley is guided by her emotions – Joy (Amy … [Read more...]

Doomed Soul Book Blast

A man without faith shares his views as the end of life approaches.The views are reflections on religion, morality and death.The deeply religious will find little of interest here and may find some of the material incomprehensible. Some moderates who have noticed twinges of doubt or discomfort in certain beliefs may find some explanations for those feelings. The faithless will probably understand it all. It is the author's hope that for them, it will be a pleasant read. Buy on Amazon About the author: I am a retired electrical … [Read more...]

Creating Genie with Eric Goldberg #AladdinBloggers


I did some really awesome things on my trip but meeting Eric Goldberg was super beyond cool. He is the creative mind behind many amazing Disney characters. He is a legendary Disney Animator! It was like talking to the creator of my childhood or something. We were told that we would get to watch a cool presentation from him and learn more about how he created the Genie. Aladdin Diamond Edition is out on blu-ray and Disney Movies Anywhere now! He was so funny. As soon as we walked into the room I knew it would be my favorite part of the trip. He was … [Read more...]

Make a Statement with Fatal Clothing


Now, more than ever, people are breaking away from the pack and finding ways to express themselves through art, music, clothing, and more. Fatal Clothing takes tattoo-inspired artwork and uses it to design clothing, skateboards, and accessories. Tattoos are more popular than ever before and can be such a meaningful way to represent your personality, beliefs, and important life events. Through unique tattoo drawings, Fatal Clothing t-shirts, tank tops, sweatshirts, skateboards, and accessories such as wallets and hats allow you to express your inner … [Read more...]

Drachen Book Blast

A Marine Treasure-Hunting Thriller. Brett Rivera has spent three years searching for the Drachen, a sunken ship. The day she finds it is the day her life changes: there is no sign of its legendary treasure and now a cold-blooded killer is hunting her...A shipwreck. A lost treasure. A hell of a race from one to the other. Buy on Amazon About the author: Brendan le Grange was born and educated in South Africa, though he now lives between Manila and Hong Kong with his beautiful wife and daughter. As a business consultant, he has travelled … [Read more...]

Sanctuary Debut on BookBub

Left Behind for the Hunger Games Generation In a heart-racing thriller described as Falling Skies meets The Walking Dead, Jennie struggles to find a safe place for what's left of her family. But it seems as though there is no place sacred, no place secure. First the aliens attacked the sun, making it dimmer, weaker, and half what it used to be. Then they attacked the water supply, killing one-third of Earth's population with a bitter contaminate. And when they unleash a new terror on humankind, the victims will wish for death, but will not find … [Read more...]

The Future with Disney Dreamers


One of the coolest parts of our #Tomorrowland visit was meeting Disney Dreamers like Charita Carter and Mike Goslin. They are part of the many reasons that Walt Disney's dream will forever live on. There is nothing cooler than Disney and the amazing minds behind it. Charita Carter is senior creative producer and development manager of the Walt Disney Imagineering Scenic Illusion Team. She told us she got her start because of her hands. True story. She was riding the tram and someone told her she had model hands and did she want to be a hand … [Read more...]


StarWarsRebelsSeasonOneBluray (1)

If you remember last year I got to meet some pretty famous people on my first trip to LA. I was also able to interview the people behind Star Wars Rebels for the #StarWarsRebelsEvent! Interview with Steve Blum & Taylor Gray Interview with Vanessa Marshall and Tiya Sircar Interview with Freddie Prinze Jr and Dave Filoni I was sent Star Wars Rebels: Season One on Blu-ray for my kids and I to review. I only got to watch the first couple of episodes when I was on my trip and I saw a few when I got home when they aired on Disney XD but then we … [Read more...]